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DATES

June 11, 2017 - June 14, 2017



LOCATION

Highland Park Golf Course
3300 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205

Oxmoor Valley Golf Course &
Oxmoor Ridge Golf Course
100 Sunbelt Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 35211



EVENTS

54-Hole Scratch Play (Competitors in age divisions 90 and older will play 9 holes per day, competing for 27 total holes).



QUALIFYING REQUIREMENTS

1. Athletes finishing 1st and those meeting this sport’s NSGA minimum performance standards in competition at a 2016 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2017 National Senior Games. Qualifiers will be determined by 18-hole gross score played on a course with a minimum par of 70 and a United States Golf Association (USGA) slope rating between 119 and 126 for men and between 113 and 120 for women. Handicap scores are not acceptable for qualifying. Nine-hole gross scores are permitted only for those 90 and older. In competitions with more than an 18-hole competition, any single 18-hole score meeting the golf minimum performance standard will qualify a competitor for the NSGA tournament. For open state qualifiers, Rule H applies.

2. Any NSGA member organization using a golf course that does meet the NSGA slope ratings is required to complete and submit a waiver. The MPS may be adjusted. 


ENTRY REGULATIONS

1. Golfers must provide their own clubs.
 
2. Golf cart use during practice round and official competition is mandatory.
 
3. PGA members may compete as long as they are not on the PGA Tour and adhere to the Definition of a Professional Rule I of the Official Sport Rules for 2017. The NSGA has the right to determine pro status.


MEDALS / AWARDS

Awards will be presented for 1 st through 8 th place within each age division. All medals and ribbons MUST be collected during the Games. The NSGA will not mail MEDALS or RIBBONS after the Games.

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Age-Division/Event Specific Competition Schedule

Age-Division/Event Specific Competition Schedule (printable). The time of events will not be available until after registration closes. Actual Days of Competition may vary, depends on number of registered athletes in each event.
Version : May 30 2016 

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2017 Official Sports Rules Book

The qualifying procedures and rules of competition for the 2017 National Senior Games are based upon those set forth by the recognized national governing body for each sport. For the National Senior Games, however, some sport rules have been modified and/or revised in the best interest of the competitors. It is your responsibility to review the new rules in the shaded areas and refresh your knowledge on the existing rules.
Version : January 1, 2016 


HYLAND PARK COURSE

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OXMOOR VALLEY - RIDGE & VALLEY COURSES

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